Heart Surgery Abroad
The Cardiac Center at Shanghai Chest Hospital (SCH) is designated by the Ministry of Health as a national training center for cardiovascular surgery. As a major cardiac center, it is famous for its first-rate technique in every branch of cardiovascular surgery and its good ethics. They have performed more than 30,000 heart surgeries, out of which 3800 cases were valve replacements, others including aortic aneurysm repair, off-pump coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), minimally invasive heart surgery, congenital heart defect corrective surgery, atrial fibrillation surgical ablation, heart transplantation, etc. As a well-known cardiac center, the cardiovascular surgeons at SCH offer a full-range of treatments for people of all ages in all stages of heart disease, giving hope for a cure or an improved quality of life for patients with end-stage heart diseases.
The ICU at Shanghai Chest Hospital has 30 beds equipped with American airclean system, American HP viridia monitor, American Baxter Vigiliance continuous cardiac output and hemodynamic monitor, Germany POLSION PiCCO monitor for heart-lung function, American Datescope and Arrow intra-aortic balloon pump, etc. All the respiratory ventilators are imported from America including Puritan Bennett 840 and 7200, American Bear 1000, Bird 8400, Newport 200. The doctors and nurses in the ICU have many years of experiences in monitoring post cardiothoracic surgical patients, especially in recognizing and treating those with early in stage post operative acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome as well as heart and kidney failure. They are able to perform hemodialysis on the ICU bed for patients with acute kidney failure, which is crucial to survival. Many of them have their trainings in America.
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